Faculty Experts

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Theatre
 

Sheila Bernard

Sheila Bernard
College of Arts and Sciences
Assistant Professor
Department: History


Expert in the following: Documentary film; media; nonfiction media storytelling; archival filmmaking; historical filmmaking; independent filmmaking; screenwriting
Campus phone: (518) 442-5364
Campus email: sbernard@albany.edu


Rob Edelman

Rob Edelman
College of Arts and Sciences
Lecturer
Department: Judaic Studies
Department: Art


Expert in the following: Baseball and film
Campus phone: (518) 442-4020
Campus email: robre25@yahoo.com


Andi Lyons

Andi Lyons
College of Arts and Sciences
Professor
Department: Theatre


Expert in the following: Theatrical design and technology; lighting design; women in theatre; technology; drafting for the theatre (hand and computer-aided); gay and lesbian issues in the theatre workplace.
Campus phone: (518) 442-4210
Campus email: andi@albany.edu


Olimpia Pelosi

Olimpia Pelosi
College of Arts and Sciences
Associate Professor
Department: Languages, Literatures, & Cultures


Expert in the following: Italian and comparative literature; women mystic writers of the Italian Renaissance and Baroque period; Italian theatre of the Renaissance and Baroque period.
Campus phone: (518) 442-4149
Campus email: opelosi@albany.edu


Lisa Thompson

Lisa Thompson
College of Arts and Sciences
Associate Professor
Department: English


Expert in the following: African American literature and culture studies; African American middle class; African American contemporary theater
Campus phone: (518) 442-4389
Campus email: lbt@albany.edu


David Wills

David Wills
College of Arts and Sciences
Professor
Department: Languages, Literatures, & Cultures
Department: Professor
Department: English


Expert in the following: French and comparative literature; contemporary French philosophy, particularly post-structuralism, deconstruction and the work of Jacques Derrida; film theory; theories of technology.
Campus phone: (518) 442-4228
Campus email: dwills@albany.edu